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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Wednesday May 16, 2018 23:50 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius during the past 24 hours on 16 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-2.0), Denison (1 quake mag 1.5), Etna (1 quake mag 1.1), Hekla (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1)
Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Kilauea (140 quakes between mag 1.7-4.4), Latukan (1 quake mag 3.3), Makaturing (2 quakes between mag 2.0-3.2), Reporoa (6 quakes between mag 1.5-2.6), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.0), Silver Lake (1 quake mag 3.0), Turrialba (1 quake mag 2.9) (updated 23h50)

Note: Earthquakes within 20 km from and at depths less than 20 km under active volcanoes are reported. The list is not complete because many volcanoes are not monitored and/or seismic data in high resolution is not available publicly.

Volcanoes with recent earthquakes above magnitude 2 or more than 10 quakes are listed below:




Cerro Prieto volcano (Baja California, NW Mexico & Mexican Islands): magnitude 2.4 earthquake

A magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 11 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.8 km depth at 9 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: 8km NNW of Delta, B.C., MX on Wed, 16 May 13h16 (9 km W)
All earthquakes at Cerro Prieto

Clear Lake volcano (California): 15 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 15 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.6 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 16 May 16h44 (17 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 16 May 17h10 (17 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 16 May 07h47 (18 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 12km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 15 May 23h51 (17 km SSE)
M 1.2 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 16 May 18h53 (18 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 140 earthquakes up to magnitude 4.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 140 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 33 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.1 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 4.4 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 16 May 18h30 (2 km SW)
M 4.4 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 16 May 18h30 (2 km SW)
M 4.4 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 16 May 18h30 (2 km SW)
M 4.4 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 16 May 18h30 (2 km SW)
M 4.4 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 16 May 18h30 (2 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Latukan volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 3.3 earthquake

A magnitude 3.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 11 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.3 quake: 014 km N 60 on Wed, 16 May 00h31 (11 km S)
All earthquakes at Latukan

Makaturing volcano (Mindanao): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 3.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.2 quake: 008 km N 74 on Wed, 16 May 00h02 (19 km SSW)
M 2.0 quake: 004 km S 67 on Wed, 16 May 18h19 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Makaturing

Reporoa volcano (New Zealand): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 11 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.5 and 5.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.6 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 16 May 09h21 (14 km NE)
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 16 May 09h28 (14 km NE)
M 1.8 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 16 May 22h37 (14 km NE)
M 1.8 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 16 May 22h38 (15 km NE)
M 1.6 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 16 May 09h20 (13 km NE)
All earthquakes at Reporoa

Silver Lake volcano (California): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 6 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 15.9 km depth at 13 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 15km NNE of Shingletown, CA on Wed, 16 May 18h08 (13 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Silver Lake

Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 2.9 earthquake

A magnitude 2.9 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.0 km depth at 5 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.9 quake: 11 km al Norte de Santa Cruz, Turrialba. on Wed, 16 May 01h09 (5 km NE)
All earthquakes at Turrialba

Unnamed volcano (North of Luzon): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 13 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 15 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 012 km S 40 on Wed, 16 May 11h12 (15 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Unnamed
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (4 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.2), Chiginagak (1 quake mag 2.8), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 14, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.7), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Iliamna (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (32 quakes between mag 1.4-3.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 13, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Clear Lake (3 quakes between mag 1.3-2.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Bosavi (1 quake mag 4.6), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.1), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.3), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ... [more]

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